heterotaxia syndrome

het·er·o·tax·ia syn·drome

(hetĕr-ō-taksē-ă sińdrōm)
A constellation of congenital cardiovascular and gastrointestinal abnormalities associated with unusual configurations of the thoracic and abdominal viscera.
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"I have a heart condition just like the dogs," explained 3-year-old Aidan, who was diagnosed with heterotaxia syndrome. He was accompanied by his mother, Tatjana Firth, and sister, Ciara Firth, 5.